Oily and Shinny Text Effect in Photoshop
So, start off by making a new canvas, and fill it with a dark background colour, we used black.
type the word u like… we used customized GauFont PopMagic.
go to layer >> layer styles >> blending options, and set the following settings:
Bevel and Emboss
Contour Line Inside
After all these settings, u will have this:
Now, duplicate your layer.
Select the upper (copied) layer and go to Filter Blur Gaussian Blur, and apply THIS BLUR
Reduce the opacity of the blurred layer to about 70%.
That’s it, hope u like the result, please post any questions u have!